Wicked Rewards and Faith in the Rewarder

Who is the Almighty, that we should serve him? What would we gain by praying to him? We explore these questions and find that God rewards those who seek him in faith and believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him… Continue reading

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Outside the Camp

Jesus ushered in a new and living way for us to approach God when he suffered outside the city gate. We are to go to him outside the camp because although his own did not receive him, all who do receive Jesus are given the right to become children of God. Continue reading

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Good Shepherd’s Care

The comfort and hope from idols and false visions and dreams is vain and empty.  Why do we hope in these empty promises?  Only Jesus leads us to the abundant life of God our Father.  He is the Good Shepherd and Father God wants us to be under his care! Continue reading

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Dawn of Hope

Job balances heart-felt cries about his circumstance with ever-present hope in God. Are you able to do that? Do you hold on to the presence and power of God and see that there is a dawn of hope coming after this dark night?  There is a future and God is with you in it… Continue reading

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Fuel for the Engine of Perseverance

God’s commitment to us to be with us and to not leave us or forsake us is the fuel in our engine of living for him. The sovereignty of God over us and our circumstances gives us the freedom to trust him and fully live in the pattern of Jesus in this world.  Persevere friends! Continue reading

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Peace Rides a Colt

Jesus is our peace. This is the prophecy of Zechariah, fulfilled when Jesus entered Jerusalem on Palm Sunday.  Jesus created one new humanity which is reconciled to God through himself: in that relationship Father God, we will be at peace with each other… Continue reading

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Job and the Advocate and the Intercessor

To connect with God, we must often look beyond the words and opinions of our earthly friends to rely on the God who loves us: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Job has a concept of and a relationship with the Triune nature of God which is astounding… Continue reading

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